Supermicro X8ST3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 42.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics19.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemSupermicro X8ST3  (all builds)
MotherboardSupermicro X8ST3
Memory21.4 GB free of 24.0039 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100729
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 29 '19 at 21:07
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Xeon W3520-$39
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
42.4% Average
1-Core 71.4
2-Core 125
47% 98 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 342
38% 290 Pts
64-Core 348
23% 348 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1450 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
19.4% Very poor
Lighting 74
Reflection 49.1
Parallax 78.3
19% 67.1 fps
MRender 58.1
Gravity 77.4
Splatting 44
20% 59.8 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 19.4%
Great: 19%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$97
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 189 191 191 191 191 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
64.3% Good
Read 344
Write 335
Mixed 295
SusWrite 189
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 44.4
4K Mixed 28
89% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 228
DQ Mixed 246
186% 250 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 127%
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$300
363GB free
Firmware: DXM04B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 192 191 192 192 192 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
64% Good
Read 344
Write 333
Mixed 280
SusWrite 191
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 44.7
4K Mixed 28.3
89% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 228
DQ Mixed 148
136% 210 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 64%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown MXIC 25L3205 60GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 33 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 36864 MB
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
43.5% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 15.5
42% 14.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 12.1
SC Mixed 12.1
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 49%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical X8ST3 Builds (Compare 114 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Supermicro X8ST3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 32% - Below average Total price: $542
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